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Welcome to the Willamette Valley Wines press room! If you need more information or would like assistance in planning an itinerary or sourcing an interview in the Willamette Valley, please do not hesitate to contact us. Find media contact information, press releases, our press kit, and seasonal updates and story ideas below.

CONTACT

MEDIA/PRESS

Emily Petterson, EKP Media
emily@ekpmedia.com
503-550-8161

GENERAL INFORMATION

Julia Burke
Communications & Education Manager,
Willamette Valley Wineries Association
julia@willamettewines.com
716-984-1203

WILLAMETTE AUCTION MEDIA/PR INQUIRIES

Monique Geisen, Jarvis Communications
monique@jarviscommunications.com
(310) 313-6374

WILLAMETTE VALLEY IN THE NEWS

Recent Press Highlights

PRESS RELEASES

Willamette Wineries Team Up With Habitat For Humanity To Help House A Local Family In Need
October 2021

What's New in the Willamette Valley
Fall 2021

Willamette: the Pinot Noir Auction Preview Week July 26-30 offers registered trade bidders tastes of one-of-a-kind Willamette wines before live Auction on Aug. 5
July 2021

Willamette Valley Gains Global Protection of its Name
July 2021

Sixth annual Willamette: the Pinot Noir Auction to feature 92 one-of-a-kind wines from the 2019
vintage with record-breaking winery participation

June 2021

Global Wine Regions to Host Second Annual "Wine On Earth Taste-A-Thon" June 17
June 2021

What's New in the Willamette Valley
Summer 2021

May in Wine Country Welcomes Tasters to the Valley
April 2021

What's New in the Willamette Valley
Spring 2021

Wine Country Greets Holiday Stretch with Pair of Promotions
October 2020

Tualatin Hills and Laurelwood District AVAs Announced
June 2020

Willamette Valley Tasting Rooms Prepare to Reopen
May 2020

Tualatin Hills and Laurelwood District AVAs Announced
June 2020

Willamette Valley Tasting Rooms Prepare to Reopen
May 2020

Wine Country Thanksgiving 
November 2019

Domaine Drouhin Oregon’s David Millman to Chair the Fifth-Annual Willamette: The Pinot Noir Auction on April 4, 2020
September 2019

Strong Demand for Oregon Wine Confirmed by Newest Industry Report
September 2019 (From Oregon Wine Board)

Memorial Weekend in Wine Country 
May 2019

Fourth Annual Willamette: The Pinot Noir Auction Announcement
April 2019

Van Duzer Corridor AVA Approved
January 2019

Cellar Season in Wine Country
January 2019

Wine Country Thanksgiving
October 2018

PR Statement on Current Legislative Initiatives
September 2018

Wine Country Thanksgiving
October 2017

Willamette Valley Embraces Harvest
September 2017

WVWA & OPC Join Forces
September 2017